Lanes back open after hole in roadway prompts closures on State Road 429 in Orange County

3 lanes were closed before Independence Toll Plaza

SR-429 on Friday morning (Copyright 2022 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved.)

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Several southbound lanes were closed on State Road 429 near a toll plaza in Orange County as emergency road construction began there Thursday, Dec. 22, due to an apparent hole in the road, according to Florida 511.

Southbound lanes remained blocked before Independence Toll Plaza until 5:44 a.m. Wednesday, according to FL511′s social media. As it appeared on cameras, the hole seemed to have been filled somewhat.

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